Local Obits for Wed. Aug 16th, 2017
John Joseph Clarke, 79 of Cumming, GA passed away on Wednesday August 16, 2017.
He was born on January 17, 1938 in New York City, NY the son of Tommy and Virginia Markell Clarke ...
Donald William Stroefer, Jr., age 66 passed away at his home in Cumming, Georgia on August 16, 2017. Toby, as he was affectionately known, was preceded in death by his parent ...
Mary Robinson Foster, age 79 of Cornelia, passed away Wednesday, August 16, 2017, at her residence.
No formal services are planned at this time.
Arrangements are ...
Mr. Billy Joe Waters, age 77, of Jefferson, GA died Wednesday, August 16, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville. Mr. Waters was born in Homer to the late Charles E. ...
Joseph Kanaday Jr. age 91 of Dahlonega passed away peacefully at his residence on Wednesday, August 16, 2017 following an extended illness. His twin daughters were by his sid ...
Mrs. Marjorie Odom Rives, age 86, of Atlanta and Dahlonega, passed away Wednesday, August 16, 2017.
Mrs. Rives was born in Hall County on April 14, 1931 to the late Robert ...
RUBY MAE WILLIAMS, age 75, was called home to Glory on August 16, 2017. She was a beloved wife, mother, granny, sister, aunt, and woman of God. Ruby was born on August 14, 1942 to ...
Ms. Anna Francis Smith, age, 82 passed away at The Oaks Scenic View on Wednesday, August 16, 2017. Ms. Smith was born on March 5, 1935 in Beaver Falls, PA to the late Grace L ...
Beloved children’s author Beverly Cleary dies at 104
Children’s author Beverly Cleary, the writer behind the popular characters Ramona Quimby and Henry Huggins, has died
Vernon Jordan, activist, former Clinton adviser, has died
According to a statement from his daughter, Vernon Jordan, a civil rights activist and former adviser to President Bill Clinton, has died
Mincey Marble founder, marble innovator dies at 86
Kenneth Mincey, who founded Gainesville-based Mincey Marble cast marble company, passed away at the age of 86 Friday.
Jo Ann Adams, Gainesville's first female pharmacist, dies at 93
When Jo Ann Trapnell Adams graduated from the University of Georgia School of Pharmacy, she was just 20 years old.
Mary Wilson, longest-reigning original Supreme, dies at 76
Mary Wilson, the longest-reigning original Supreme, has died at 76 years old
Former heavyweight champion Leon Spinks Jr. dies at 67
Former heavyweight champion Leon Spinks Jr. has died after battling prostate and other cancers